Paul Waring takes silver medal at Deaflympics

Paul Waring, Felixstowe Ferry, representing Great Britain, took the silver medal in the golf competition at the Deaflympics  at Samsun Golf Club, Turkey. 

Paul qualified for the knockout stage of the competition shooting 2 under par over 36 holes to take second place behind Allen John, Germany on 9 under.

In the matchplay he defeated Dmitry Zotov, Russia, 9 & 7, David Berber, Finland 3 & 2 and Lasse Emil Nielsen, Denmark 4 & 3 before losing to Allen John, who took the gold medal, in the final at the first extra hole.